Luzerne County Council
Luzerne County Seeks Members for County Manager Search Committee
Luzerne County Council is seeking qualified individuals to serve as Members of a Search Committee in the search for, recruitment of and identification of qualified candidates for the position of Luzerne County Manager.
Qualified individuals seeking to serve as Search Committee members will possess a Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience and have experience in the job selection
and interviewing process for high level positions. Also, these individuals must be available for committee meetings and have the desire and ability to meet deadlines in an effort to expedite the selection process. This Committee shall be governed by the same rules and restrictions applicable to other Luzerne County Authorities, Boards and Commissions pursuant to Article VIII of the Luzerne County Charter.
The 3 to 5 Committee members shall be selected from the pool of qualified candidates by Luzerne County Council at a public meeting.
Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to:
Ms. Sharon Lawrence
Clerk of County Council
Luzerne County Courthouse
200 North River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Or e-mailed to:
All applications must be received by 4:30 pm on June 18, 2021. All applicants should be aware that all applications received, including resumes, may become public record.
During the COVID-19 state of emergency, Council and Committee meetings will be held online only. There will be no public gathering for these meetings. Please see the Public Meetings Online page for information on attending these online meetings.
County Council Meetings
- 6:01 p.m.
- 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month
- 200 N River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Audios
- Meeting Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
- Meeting Audios are available following meetings.
- Meeting Minutes are available upon Council approval.
The Luzerne County Council consists of eleven elected officials. The Council serves as the Legislative body of Luzerne County.
Harry HaasCouncil Member
Linda McClosky HouckCouncil Member
Sheila Saidman, Esq.Council Member
Robert SchneeCouncil Member
Matthew VoughCouncil Member
Walter L. Griffith Jr.Council Member
Lee Ann McDermottCouncil Member
Kendra M. RadleCouncil Member
Stephen J. UrbanCouncil Member